GREENVILLE: On April 10, 2020, at approximately 2:44 p.m., the Greenville Police Department
responded to a robbery in the 100 block of Ellis Circle. It was reported that the suspects arranged a
meeting through Facebook with the victim to purchase a cell phone. Using a firearm, the suspects
demanded money and property from the victim and then fled the scene. As officers arrived in the
area, they began searching for the suspects, later identified as Johnny Ray Sanders III, and Jatwane
Anton Wilson. Sanders and Wilson were located a short time later and were arrested after a brief foot
pursuit with officers.
During the investigation, officers were also able to recover the firearm used in the robbery. Sanders
and Wilson were transported to the Hunt County jail, where they were charged with aggravated
robbery with a deadly weapon, and evading arrest or detention.
No further information is available at this time.